Virtual Event! Oliver Jeffers - What We'll Build (Tickets Required!)

This is a virtual event, and tickets are required. Purchase tickets here!


#1 New York Times bestselling author and illustrator Oliver Jeffers will join Third Place Books on Saturday, October 10th at 11:00 AM PT for a live virtual event to celebrate the launch of his new picture book, WHAT WE’LL BUILD. Attendees will get a peek into Oliver’s creative process followed by a lively story time reading and audience Q&A.


Tickets include a SIGNED copy of WHAT WE'LL BUILD. Signed and PERSONALIZED books are available in limited quantity. Books will be shipped after the event date!*


Written and illustrated by Oliver for his young daughter, WHAT WE’LL BUILD is an enchanting story of a father and a daughter who set about laying the foundations for their life together, building memories to cherish, a home to keep them safe and love to keep them warm. This rare and enduring story is about a parent’s boundless love, life’s endless opportunities and challenges, and the tools needed to build a together future. The book is the perfect companion to Oliver’s million-copy bestseller, Here We Are, which published in 2017 and was inspired by the birth of his son.


Oliver Jeffers makes art and tells stories. His books include How to Catch a Star, Lost and Found and the New York Times bestsellers Stuck, This Moose Belongs to Me and Once Upon an Alphabet. He is also the illustrator of the #1 bestsellers The Day the Crayons Quit and The Day the Crayons Came Home in collaboration with Drew Daywalt. His critically acclaimed books including highly regarded The Fate of Fausto have sold over 14 million copies in 46 territories worldwide. He has been the recipient of some of children’s books highest accolades, including the Nestlé Gold Medal for Lost and Found, the Irish Picture Book of the Year for The Incredible Book Eating Boy and Best Audio Performer of the Year for Here We Are.


Code of Conduct:

By registering for this event, you are agreeing to refrain from engaging in inappropriate behavior and harassment of any kind throughout the course of this event (i.e. racial slurs, profanity, hate speech, spam comments, etc.). Please note that any participants who engage in inappropriate behavior or harassment of any kind will be immediately ejected from this event.


*Please note that Third Place Books does NOT offer international shipping at this time